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Finance Manager

Published on 25.12.2021


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Position : Finance Manager

The scale and impact of our work is massive. M-KOPA is a fast-growing Fin Tech company offering millions of underbanked customers across Africa access to life-enhancing products and services. From our roots as the pioneer in pay-as-you-go “PayGo’” solar energy for off grid homes, we have grown into one of the most advanced connected asset financing platforms in the world, empowering a broad range of customers to achieve progress in their lives.

The Finance Manager will provide financial leadership to the company, including responsibility for the budget, planning, and supporting the M-KOPA Zambia executive team through financial analysis and management ports. You will lead analysts in building actuals, forecasts, budgets, and operational plans for covered businesses or functions.


  • Responsible for financial forecasting processes (P&L, cash flow, balance sheet).
  • Provide insightful commercial information and financial analysis to guide strategic and operational decisions across the company
  • Lead the development of long-term business plans and financial models for M-KOPA Zambia
  • Proactively track the company’s financial status and performance across key business functions to continuously identify opportunities for potential improvement.
  • Produce and maintain up to date financial reports related to budgets, accounts payable, accounts receivables, and expenses
  • Deliver complex analysis, presentation materials on time and at a level of quality appropriate for senior executives
  • Lead a team of financial and administrative assistants and provide consistent feedback to improve performance.
  • Support financial reporting to business leaders and stakeholders in the company
  • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures.
Required profile for job ad : Finance Manager


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics, or any related field required
  • Master’s Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, or related field preferred.
  • Five(5) years experience in a finance role, including managing a team of financial analysts or associates.
  • A proven track record of successfully leading the financial reporting for a business unit, company, or functional area
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Good decision-making and problem-solving skills and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent critical thinking and financial modeling skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and deliver on agreed timelines
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills to coordinate across internal teams
  • Highly motivated with a strong sense of ownership
Job criteria for job ad : Finance Manager
Job category :
Accounting, controlling, finance
Industries :
IT, software engineering, Internet
Services other
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Central - Copperbelt - Eastern - Luapula - Lusaka - Muchinga - North-Western - Northern - Southern - Western
Experience level :
5 to 10 years
Educational level :
Number of Position(s) : 1

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